VPS1002D - Supervised clinical practise in basic nursing in municipal 24-hour care


This course is no longer taught and is only available for examination. For a complete course description, see previous academic years.

Course content

Nursing of patients who receive municipal health services The ethical competence of the nursing profession Disease prevention and health-promoting work Teaching and supervision Organisation and leadership in nursing Professional and quality development in nursing

Learning outcome

Knowledge- the student: Has knowledge about normal ageing Has knowledge about humans¿ basic needs Gives professional reasons for his/her nursing interventions when meeting patients in nursing homes Has basic knowledge in administration of medication, can relate to different forms of medication and administration, and guidelines for dosage and requisition of medicine   Skills- the student: Carries out justifiable care based on the patient¿s basic needs Uses reflection about his/her own professional practice during supervision Undertakes data collection, reporting and documentation related to basic needs Identifies the nursing needs of people with different ethnic, religious and cultural background   General competence- the student: Takes responsibility for his/her own learning Shows the ability to participate in practical cooperation structures for a sound nursing practice Performs nursing in accordance with the ethical guidelines of the profession under supervision

Learning methods and activities

Learning by experience, tutoring in groups and individual. The student are bind to professional secrecy before Practicum VPS1002D. Mandatory coursework requirements: See assessment portfolio

Further on evaluation

Re-sit examination: By agreement with the program director

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Nursing (BSPLD)
Nursing (BSPLH)

Required previous knowledge

Sign a promise of secrecy PRU1002D

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
VPS1002 15.0
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Version: 1
Credits:  15.0 SP
Study level: Foundation courses, level I


Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Gjøvik

Subject area(s)
  • Nursing and Midwife
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Health Sciences Gjøvik


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